Art articles on Wikipedia
Art
works of art, the criticism of art, the study of the history of art, and the aesthetic dissemination of art. The oldest documented forms of art are visual
Apr 30th 2017



ART
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Mar 23rd 2017



Outsider art
outsider art was coined by art critic Roger Cardinal in 1972 as an English synonym for art brut (French: [aʁ bʁyt], "raw art" or "rough art"), a label
May 1st 2017



History of art
The history of art is the history of any activity or product made by humans in a visual form for aesthetical or communicative purposes, expressing ideas
May 14th 2017



Art museum
Play media An art museum or art gallery is a building or space for the exhibition of art, usually visual art. Museums can be public or private, but
May 20th 2017



Art Nouveau
Art Nouveau (French pronunciation: ​[aʁ nuvo], Anglicised to /ˈɑːrt nuːˈvoʊ/) is an international style of art, architecture and applied art, especially
May 19th 2017



Op art
Op art, short for optical art, is a style of visual art that uses optical illusions. Op art works are abstract, with many better known pieces created in
Apr 18th 2017



Art of Europe
The art of Europe encompasses the history of visual art in Europe. European prehistoric art started as mobile rock, and cave painting art, and was characteristic
Dec 5th 2016



Art Deco
Deco Art Deco, sometimes referred to as Deco, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. However
May 21st 2017



History of Asian art
Western art, in general a few centuries earlier. Chinese art, Indian art, Korean art, Japanese art, each had significant influence on Western art, and,
Feb 16th 2017



Public art
Public art is art in any media that has been planned and executed with the intention of being staged in the physical public domain, usually outside and
May 11th 2017



Installation art
often called public art, land art or intervention art; however, the boundaries between these terms overlap. Installation art can be either temporary
Apr 5th 2017



Sound art
Sound art is an artistic discipline in which sound is utilised as a primary medium. Like many genres of contemporary art, sound art is interdisciplinary
Mar 26th 2017



Byzantine art
Byzantine art is the name for the artistic products of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire, as well as the nations and states that inherited culturally
May 13th 2017



Art school
arts education. An art school is an educational institution with a primary focus on the visual arts, including fine art, especially illustration
Apr 6th 2017



Pop art
Pop art is an art movement that emerged in the mid-1950s in Britain and the late 1950s in the United States. The movement presented a challenge to traditions
May 21st 2017



Modern art
art includes artistic work produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art produced
May 8th 2017



Postmodern art
Postmodern art is a body of art movements that sought to contradict some aspects of modernism or some aspects that emerged or developed in its aftermath
Apr 13th 2017



Islamic art
Islamic art encompasses the visual arts produced from the 7th century onward by people who lived within the territory that was inhabited by or ruled by
Apr 15th 2017



Migration Period art
Migration-PeriodMigration Period art denotes the artwork of the Germanic peoples during the Migration period (ca. 300-900). It includes the Migration art of the Germanic
Feb 27th 2017



ASCII art
ASCII art is a graphic design technique that uses computers for presentation and consists of pictures pieced together from the 95 printable (from a total
May 6th 2017



Japanese art
Japanese art covers a wide range of art styles and media, including ancient pottery, sculpture, ink painting and calligraphy on silk and paper, ukiyo-e
May 17th 2017



Performance art
Performance art is a performance presented to an audience within a fine art context, traditionally interdisciplinary. Performance may be either scripted
May 20th 2017



Art movement
An art movement is a tendency or style in art with a specific common philosophy or goal, followed by a group of artists during a restricted period of time
Mar 1st 2017



Folk art
folk art are naive art, tribal art, primitive art, popular art, outsider art, traditional art, tramp art and working-class art/blue-collar art. As one
May 15th 2017



Medieval art
The medieval art of the Western world covers a vast scope of time and place, over 1000 years of art in Europe, and at times the Middle East and North Africa
May 8th 2017



Metropolitan Museum of Art
of Art, colloquially "the Met", is located in New York City and is the largest art museum in the United States, and is among the most visited art museums
May 22nd 2017



Religious art
Religious art or sacred art is artistic imagery using religious inspiration and motifs and is often intended to uplift the mind to the spiritual. Sacred art involves
Mar 21st 2017



Art Institute of Chicago
The Art Institute of Chicago, founded in 1879 and located in Chicago's Grant Park, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States.
May 11th 2017



Art therapy
Art therapy (also known as arts therapy) is a creative method of expression used as a therapeutic technique. Art therapy originated in the fields of art
May 15th 2017



Contemporary art
Contemporary art is the art of today, produced by artists who are living in the twenty-first century. Contemporary art provides an opportunity to reflect
May 6th 2017



Art game
An art game (or arthouse game) is a work of interactive new media digital software art as well as a member of the "art game" subgenre of the serious video
Apr 21st 2017



Canadian art
Canadian art refers to the visual (including painting, photography, and printmaking) as well as plastic arts (such as sculpture) originating from the
Mar 14th 2017



Chinese art
Chinese art is visual art that, whether ancient or modern, originated in or is practiced in China or by Chinese artists. The Chinese art in the Republic
Apr 30th 2017



Land art
Land art, earthworks (coined by Robert Smithson[citation needed]), or Earth art is an art movement in which landscape and the work of art are inextricably
May 7th 2017



Algorithmic art
basic arithmetic, see Algorism. Algorithmic art, also known as algorithm art, is art, mostly visual art, of which the design is generated by an algorithm
Apr 19th 2017



Street art
Street art is visual art created in public locations, usually unsanctioned artwork executed outside of the context of traditional art venues. The term
May 17th 2017



Conceptual art
Conceptual art, sometimes simply called conceptualism, is art in which the concept(s) or idea(s) involved in the work take precedence over traditional
May 18th 2017



Hawaiian art
The art created in these islands may be divided into art existing prior to Cook’s arrival; art produced by recently arrived westerners; and art produced
Dec 12th 2016



Art director
Not to be confused with Artistic director. Art Director is the title for a variety of similar job functions in theater, advertising, marketing, publishing
Apr 6th 2017



African art
African art is a term typically used for the art of Sub-Saharan Africa. Often, casual, amateur observers tend to generalize "traditional" African art, but
May 4th 2017



Video art
Video art is an art form which relies on moving pictures in a visual and audio medium. Video art came into existence during the late 1960s and early 1970s
May 20th 2017



Art dealer
An art dealer is a person or company that buys and sells works of art. Art dealers' professional associations serve to set high standards for accreditation
May 1st 2017



Indian art
Indian art consists of a variety of art forms, including plastic arts (e.g., pottery sculpture), visual arts (e.g., paintings), and textile arts (e.g.
May 14th 2017



Italian art
important centre, not only of the Carolingian art and Ottonian art of the Holy Roman Emperors, but for the Byzantine art of Ravenna and other sites. Italian painting
Feb 18th 2017



Australian art
AustralianAustralian art is any art made in Australia or about Australia, from prehistoric times to the present. This includes Aboriginal, Colonial, Landscape, Atelier
Mar 19th 2017



The Art Institutes
art schools. For other uses, see Art Institute. Not to be confused with Art Institute of Chicago or School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The Art Institutes
Mar 13th 2017



Art theft
Art theft is usually for the purpose of resale or for ransom (sometimes called artnapping). Stolen art is sometimes used by criminals as collateral to
May 3rd 2017



Ancient art
Ancient art refers to the many types of art produced by the advanced cultures of ancient societies with some form of writing, such as those of ancient
Feb 11th 2017



Art of the United Kingdom
information on the post-1707 period, see English art, Scottish art, Welsh art and Irish art. It is part of Western art history, and during the 18th century Great
May 16th 2017





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